COVID-19 Updates

 

Community Resources

 

Employment & Small Business

 

Food

  • COVID-19 Updates and Resources and Mobile Pantry Calendar (Northern Illinois Food Bank)
  • CPS locations are becoming Food Distribution Centers starting March 17th, from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Families will be given up to 3 days of food per child at any time. Those who need food delivered should call 773-533-KIDS or email familyservices@cps.edu.
  • HCS Family Services in DuPage County
  • Local Food Pantries:
    • Beyond Hunger (Austin)
    • Evangelical Emmanuel Church (Belmont-Cragin)
    • Marillac House (East Garfield Park)
    • European American Association & La Casa Norte (Humboldt Park)
    • UI Health Food Pantry (Pilsen)
    • Little Village New Life Community Church (South Lawndale)
    • TSA Chicago Temple (Near West Side)
    • Harmony Community Church (North Lawndale)
    • New Mt. Pilgrim Church (West Garfield Park)
    • Santa Maria Adolorata (West Town)
  • YWCA Metropolitan Chicago, in partnership with the University of Chicago and the Chicago Food Depository, will be offering FREE meal pickups every Sunday, beginning April 19th from 12:00 – 1:00 PM at YWCA Laura Parks & Mildred Francis Center, 6600 S. Cottage Grove Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637. We will continue distributing meals while supplies last. Drive-up services available to ensure proper social distancing and all volunteers will be wearing masks and gloves. Please email our Director of Inspired Engagement, Brian Starr, at brian.starr@ywcachicago.org with any additional questions or concerns.

 

Health and Wellness

 

Housing, Utilities, and Internet Access

 

Parenting

 

Transportation

  • Metra is reimbursing qualified monthly tickets and waiving the $5 fee. Click here for details.